Peak:  Mt. Elbert (14er)
 Route:  East Ridge
 Range:  Sawatch
 Posted By:  scottfarish
 Date of Info:  06/07/2013
 Date Posted:  06/07/2013
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4wd road is clear and easy to get through. The stream crossing was no problem. Large snow field almost all the way to the summit from ~13,200 - but it is very manageable and firm. Did not encounter any postholing, and didn't need crampons, spikes, or snowshoes. Box Creek couloirs appear to be in prime shape as well.


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